Mary Epperson, et al. v. J. J. McCorkle

Order: 
Supreme Court Case Name: 
Mary Epperson, et al. v. J. J. McCorkle
Case Date: 
1895
Court Origin: 
Chancery
Cause/Crime: 
Deed of Trust

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Division: 
East
Number of Pages: 
153
Notes / Description: 

Add plf: Champerty Epperson. Add def: J. C. Smith. Champerty was indebted to McCorkle by note. Mary was illiterate and Champerty was "weak minded." Plaintiffs claimed that Champerty was "not in a proper state of mind" when he signed a deed of trust to def